(IBList user synopsis):
The first humans to visit Venus encounter an economic system controlled by entrenched guilds who are intolerant of anything that might challenge the status quo.
First published in Astounding Wonder Stories.
Original title: The Iron Standard
Genre: Fiction→ Science Fiction→ Alien Beings→ Interspecies Relations
This work is a subwork of the following works :
Best of Henry Kuttner, the (1975) [Collection]
Authors: Henry Kuttner
, Catherine Lucille (C.L.) Moore